Prom season is in full swing, and high school students across the country have been spending the last few months absorbed with the latest trend to hit the hallways: “promposals,” a word used to refer to extravagant (and often public) prom asks.
Whereas the stereotypical prom used to revolve around getting laid, 21st century teenagers seem much more absorbed with when and where their asks are happening.
It’ll give you the chance to meet interesting people – and you’ll definitely go on some memorable dates.
And there are a lot of different types of “dating” to deal with.
Here are 5 things that seniors have learned about college dating; freshmen and freshmen-to-be, take note! If someone asks you out, it’s a good idea to accept, even if you wouldn’t normally give him or her a chance. Take a chance and say yes to the girl who’s always reading on the quad. Opening yourself up to people you wouldn’t typically date or hang out with might surprise you.
Just snap a picture of your asker with a bouquet of flowers and a giant “PROM?
” sign and share it with your Facebook friends for instant gratification.
It’s easy to see why these prom asks have become so popular in our digital age.
Teens are already sharing every aspect of their lives online to boost their self-esteem, and promposals are the perfect mechanism for more peer validation.
They have been together for more than two years now.
And while a year separates my brother and me, 14 years separate our boyfriends.
It’s all about being free to move on whenever you please.